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7 > Image 7 of The Kentucky Kernel, April 17, 1931

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liable ridSyTAprSl THE KENTUCKY 17, 1931 Seen from the Hy presspX KERNEL, PAGE SEVEN SEMI-WEEKL- Y Oldest State University Host to College News Directors 6- BOOK REVIEWS - By Ali JONES A .Tew In Love, by Ben Hecht CON BOY ED Hwwmwiimwiiimmniiitimmiiiif (Continued page G) from tern Association oiriclnl; Fred Young, Western Conference offlclnl, and Oswald Tower, editor of The Basketball Guide. President Andreas, In his annual address, pleaded with the coaches to abandon the "stalling game" and make basketball a "virile, rugged game of action." He pointed out that Ice hockey Is becoming Increasingly popular In the East and North and might supplant basketball as the leading winter sport unless steps arc taken to put more action In the game. During the debating at the convention the East accused the West of sponsoring rough play. The West replied that the East had originated the "block." This makes a good basketball fan laugh. To think that Eastern teams playing the long pass, girl fashion sytle of basketball, would make such an attack. The East should start playing basketball the way that the men out West play It. It was suggested, among other things, that the rules committee get out a moving picture of a model basketball game to bo shown to coaches, officials and players In every section. Another scheme called for the manufacturers of sporting goods to send a crack set of officials thrugh-othe land to lecture and demonstrate the proper method of calling a same, "As matters liow stand," said Coach Keogan of Notre Dame, "It is necessary for a coach to teach his team a different style of game for every section In which he plays. That Is expecting a little too much." The rules committee also was petitioned to do something toward defining the legitimate "block," such as placing diagrams In the next rule book to show what constitutes a legal play of this kind. The assembled mentors were almost unanimous In condemning the "block," yet a vote, demanded by Dr. F. C. Allen of the University of Kansas, disclosed that about 98 per cent of those present have been teaching their players to use It, in "self defense," they said. The most radical proposal for the improvement of the game was sponsoring by Oswald Tower, editor of Basketball Guide. He suggested that the number of free throws be reduced by permitting them only when a player is fouled when actually in possession of the ball. In all other cases, he said, the offended team would be given possession where the offense occurred and a foul charged to the offending player. Tower's suggestion received active support from Nat Holman, famous professional star, now coach of College of City of New York. Holman said the rule had proved a boon to the professional game. The association's research committee was asked to look into the proposal and report at the next meeting. The researchers likewise were asked to consider Dr. Allen's proposal that the basket be boosted to twelve feet, two feet higher than the present standard. The Kansas member declared he had found the higher hoop a great improvement. While the percentage of field goals is Just as high, he said, the present advantage of the tall player is reduced. Other suggested rule changes were dealt with summarily by the coaches. They voted not to change the center jump, not to establish a "center zone,," not to penalize teams reporting late, to permit the Jumping center to keep both' arms free and not to cut the time-oallowance from two minutes to one. A proposed rule that a dribbler be allowed only one bounce was rejected unanimously, and no action was taken toward imprvlng the present method of handling balls. It was decided that the onus for "stlallng" will continue to rest on the defensive side, whether it is ahead or behind in the scoring. Covlcl-Frlcc- yKklml i iYKBSBiL FQAHItCP.GRAllAM oldest state university in the University of North Carolina, which was chartered 142 years ago and began operations six years later, is to be host to collage news directors from all sections of the country on April 23, 24, 25, Then the American College Publicity Association (formerly the American Association of College News Bureaus) will hold its annual convention at Chapel Hill, N. C. A record TIE The ancient practice of has been abandoned by the Christians but Is now being carried on by the Jews themselves, When one Jew refers to another Jew ns "that Kike' a wonderful satisfaction, the accumulation of centuries of reprcsslon, Is discharged. It ccr- talnly Is. a queer sort of revenge, but It seems infinitely wcet to those tho nchleve it. One cannot help thinking what would happen to the Christian author who wrote and acknowlcdgd such a book as A Jew In Love, But no Christian would be man enough to write it and certainly not artist enough to portray its characters as Ben Hecht has done, Tho author's vlclousnss is so great as to become appalling, and even tiresome. Ho goes so far in his dissection of "Jo Boshere" that one soon grows weary. However, the book has a certain freshness that holds the reader's attention and forces him to like and enjoy "Jo Boshere" and his esca- -, pades. JhmrSirrrrrbB Perhaps his most remarkable trait of character is his ability to diffuse his personality through that of another man or woman and steal in some way, a part of Thus If the their own make-uperson happens to be brilliant and of some accomplishment, he appears to be a man of great intelligence. Wallace Wade, famous jagball His ugliness is appalling, so as a coach and director of afhtsHss at Duke University; Earl Beat flOven conditioning for this defect, he picof Rutgers University, president of tures himself as a great lover, nnd in many cases succeeds in his camthe American College PiiLllsMy Association; and Robert W. Madry, of paign for female attraction. However, his mistresses, of whom there TJstventty of North Carolina, conare more than one, support rather vention secretary. Campus scene shows 04d Bast, than cling to him. For material things. They pay for theatre tickets counoldest state university in the and cab fares and seem to like it try, with the Old Well, long a cents of university stadent life, in tba despite the fact that he is well able to finance their amusements foreground. as well as his own. attendance of 100 or more is expected. Pictured above arc officers of the Association and several of the They an: piouitosMt apMuters. Joseph DnnRRlR, noted North Otro-M- m pmjMmmmnt, isritary of theHary in wnsctrt saMEMt; Prerideot Albert I. Ward of Western Maryland College, chairman of the orach discussed Liberal Acts College More-mea- t; President Frank P. Graham of Tjatveraity of North Carolina; Louisville ;and weighs 175 pounds. is his home. W. E. Carney, 22, is a Junior. He 5 Over is working among the outfielders at present. Carney is 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs 155 pounds. He lives in Chicago. John "Elmer" Murphy, 21, Is a senior and has two "Ks" to his By NICHOLAS WINN WILLIAMS Spring is here, and with it comes credit for work on the diamond. Mary Borden after living a numthat grand old game of baseball, He is playing In the outfield this ber of years in London returns to which is followed by thousands, the year. Tim Is 5 feet, 8 inches tall nation' over. We are presenting and weighs 155 pounds. He comes her native city in America and writes her impressions of it in a here, the members of the varsity f rom rjavton Joe Ohr, 19, is a junior. He won piece called "Chicago Rvlslted" aptheir history. his "K" last year In the outfield pearing in HARPERS MAGAZINE William Farrell, 23, is a sopho where he is playing this year. Joe for April. Those who are fond of more who is out for his first season. the "Mite ' is 5 feet, 8 inches tall Cnlcag0 will reVel in her descrip Bill is trying for a place on the tions of this city. It is the same mound, and looks very good. He is , " t 175 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs oa"uuu,s Stewart -- Gus" Aumistus. 21. is a cu uoouu WJUt" pounds. Farrell comes" from Knox-vill- e, junior and has won two "Ks" for ' sang with rapture: "laughing the Tenn. his work with the team. He will j stormy, husky brawling laughter of Paul McBrayer, 21, is a senior. alternate with Barnes behind the He has two "Ks" in baseball and bat. "Gus" is 5 feet, 10 inches tall youth; haif.naked; sweating; proud Is sure of pitching In several games and weighs 150 pounds. Louisville PorkhbucnetM of railroads and if he continues in his present form. . hi, unmr- Paul is 6 feet, 3 inches tall and Louis Toth, 21, a senior is the Mary Borden quotes this passage weighs 198 pounds. He lives in possessor of two "Ks" for varsity from the Chicago poet and then Lawrenceburg. oaseoau competition. Lome nas Deen;adds her own comment. Here is Wallace "Mac" McMurray, 21, is one of the supports of the team for describing her a senior and has won a "K" as a the past two years. He is an infield one of tnem Sn avenue, "Beautipitcher. Mac is 5 feet 9 inches tall man who can work nearly any trip up Michigan Is as you and weighs 155 pounds. He also where. Toth is 5 feet, 11 inches ful! How beautiful it whirl northward past the Tribune comes from Lawrenceburg. tall and weighs 165 pounds. He Tower across the river, and make 20, a junior, comes from South Bend, Ind. Harmon "Red" Bach, for the Lake Shore Drive. Palaces is trying out for pitcher. He is John Frye, 20, is a sophomore. rise on your left, the lake shim6 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs 170 This is his first season. He comes mers on your right. On you go, pounds. Red lives in Lexington. George Yates, 21, is a junior. This with good recommendations as an fast, so fast. You can drive all school. is George's first time out and he is outfielder 5 from Male High tall and day and not come to theis end of gorgeit." Or again "Chicago showing up well as a pitcher. He is John is 165 feet, 10 inches weighs pounds. He comes from ous and it is awful. But if, leaving 6 feet, 2 inches tall and weighs Michigan avenue or the Lake Shore George comes from Louisville. 185 pounds. T. M. Beard, 20, is a Junior. Beard Drive behind you, your drive west Elizabethtown. has been working hard at the short along one of those wide streets that James J. Boucher, 20, is a Junior. for James Is one of the two lefthanders stop position during practice and have no bending nor ending pass miles, you will out for the pitching job. He is 5 may alternate with Hogue. He is twenty-fiv- e a vast scene of desolate 11 inches tall and weighs 160 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs through feet, ugliness, impossible to match in pounds. Boucher lives in New Hav- 155 pounds. W. A. Luther, 21, Is a sophomore. any slum in Europe." en, Conn. Dudley "Dldlake" Barnes, 21, is He received a frosh numeral last W. the captain of the aggregation and year and is progressing toward a Tims one might add with all is K this year. He is working in Somerset Maugham that It Borden is doing most of the catching during his senior year. He has earned the infield at third base. Bill Is rather bitter irony. Mary an Aratwo "Ks" for his work with past 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs sees Michigan avenue and teams. "Dldlake" Is 5 feet, 9 incnes 180 pounds. Harlan is his home. bian Nights city: she must think gay. But just west of this glittall and weighs 185 pounds. Barnes The manager of the team this life poverty and desolation; is a Lexington boy. year Is Glenn Prince, 23, who is a ter she sees almost in the same Dream sne G. H. "Kid" Benson, 20. a sopno- - senior and lives in Eddyvillc. must draw a different conclusion. more. He won nis irosn numeral Somerset Maugham in his book last year behind the bat and is coAndalusia had observed that Spain operating with Barnes in that posi was a happy lana ana me was o ieei, a tion this year, tie is urnnrfprfiii for he noted that the By inches tall and weighs 155 pounds. people were dancing and making Benson is also a Lexington boy. thinking But E. R. Krucer. 22, Is a senior and Prof. E. W. Rannells Sets merry. vein while he was wound a trainload of in this has won two "Ks" for his work on Forth Relative Standing nommg soldiers came Into this bpamsn Kruger is ed the varsity. town all maimed and battered. He of Department down first base in fine style. He Is wondered if the contrast was para5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighs tieignis, pounds. HasbroncK 160 Prof. Edward W. Rannells, head doxical, but he found Instead that ne nuu N. J., is his home. of the art department of the uni the colors did not Diena. contrast Ellis Johnson, 20, is a sophomore versity, has issued a pamphlet set- to conclude that such a and is showing up well at second ting forth the relative standing of was bitterly ironical. base. Ellis is 5 feet, 11 Inches tall that department in the schools of comments that spring and weighs 185 pounds. He comes the south, and telling of the work u Everybody in th. nir. So a column or tnis it has accomplished in recent years. from Ashland. sort can Join the rest of the world sopnomore O. R. Hogue, 19, Is a He states that aside from the 1,100 for a spurt ana arm resuessiy m and is playing for the first time on volumes and the 3,000 photographs nthpr phnnnels than magazine criti the varsity in the shortstop posi- and lantern slides which are a on last permanent part of the Art library, cism. For one thing, l neara -- ari tion. He won a numeral other vear's freshman team in the same exhibitions have been held through- sandbunr over the radio the him to position. Hogue Is 5 feet 11 Inches out the year Illustrating the best day. I Just happened was hear eureuvc, radio tall and weighs 180 pounds, paintings, prints and water colors as histhoueh disguise not deliberate. it was is his town. found In America today. He appeared unaer some sort oi is a junior Cecil Urbanlak. 21. The art department during the program with a peculiar captain; and has won a "K" for his services year 1930-3- 1 has brought to the School oi tne Air or ouiueuuig on the varsity. He is playing as campus an exhibition called "Con With a rhythmical voice third baseman. Cecil is 5 reel, o temporary Paintings," like that. American was a great inches tall and weighs 175 pounds. which Includes the work of Elmer Mr. Sandburg said thereworos oi an deal of truth m tne Va. He comes from Fairmont. W. Forsberg, Chicago artist, American Irish Philosopher, "That which can William Kelly, 21, is a junior. He water colors sponsored by the Sand-hiirearned a letter in baseball for his American Federation of Art, and he explained is. not poetry." wrote told of a young girl who work out in right field where he numerous other displays. poem. Critics told her it a good is playing this year. He is 5 feet, Professor Rannells concludes by was good, but they insisted that it 9 inches tall and weighs 175 pounds saying, "The department of art at was all too short. To which the Harlan is his home town. William Trott, 26, is a senior aud the University or tKentucky will olrl renlled "If I had written it has won two "Ks" for trophies from welcome inquiries about its exhi any longer it would not have been material, a poem,." Here Mr. Sandburg past baseball seasons. Bill Is play- bitions, art reference ing out lu center field. He is 5 feet, courses offered, and also infornia showed that the girl had left some 11 inches tall and weighs 170 tlon as to the opportunities and thing unexplained, something the pounds. He comes from Evansvllle, requirements for professional work reader mignt nnger over, moo many Sandburg concluded have people, in various uelds or art." Ind. the Illusion that to find the mean Charlie Worthing ton, 21, is a ing of a poem all you have to do Theory sophomore. 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